Fox 29: UT Health San Antonio works with VA-San Antonio to come up with immune health grades

September 9, 2021

Dr. Grace Lee, Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies, and Dr. Marcos Restrepo, Pulmonary Diseases, were interviewed about their study of immunologic resilience measured in 522 patients with COVID-19 at Audie L. Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital in San Antonio, a hospital of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Watch story

Neonatologist to lead clinical trial for early diagnosis of lung disease in newborns

August 31, 2021

Alvaro Moreira, MD, MSc, neonatologist and assistant professor of pediatrics at UT Health San Antonio’s Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, received a $652,000 mentored career development grant from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD). Dr. Moreira will investigate a novel approach to diagnosing bronchopulmonary dysplasia (BPD).